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Discover the bright future God has for each of us!

There are times in life when our burdens and trials have drained us, and we feel like we cannot take another step. Discover biblical encouragement to keep going! Join the group for the final conversation in our series, "Unquenchable."

A moving story about God’s miraculous comfort in the midst of personal pain

Even into the most intense, fiery trials of our lives, God brings refreshing splashes of joy. Hear a real-life illustration of God’s love.

The benefits of a faith that has gone through the fire

Just like a precious metal, God may run us through the refinery in order to purify our faith. And the process can be quite painful. See your trials in a new way.

How life’s fiery trials can initiate the deepest growth in our faith

The seed of a giant redwood tree will lie dormant until it’s been burned by flames. These pinecones need to feel the fires of adversity if they are to grow!

Discover how to have unquenchable faith in God

When we’re going through a fiery ordeal and our faith feels like it’s going to go out, how do we keep our passion for God alive? Discover the importance of remembering our past in order to survive our present trials.

Let's discover the purpose behind trials of faith, and conclude our series in James chapter 1

God doesn’t allow us to go through trials and temptations just to see us squirm. There’s a reason and goal behind every challenge we face. It’s an inspiring message to help us hang on and stay the course.

Discover answers for dealing with life’s challenges in James 1

Is there a difference between a “trial” and a “temptation”? Let's explore James 1 for answers on dealing with life’s challenges. We’ll find that our response to those challenges makes all the difference!

Discover God’s visible love for you, even in the midst of trials

The Bible defines faith as “trusting in what you cannot see.” But it’s hard to trust in God’s goodness when life is falling apart around us. Let's explore a passage in Scripture that offers us a fresh perspective on faith.

Find encouragement for your walk with God

Ever feel like your faith is being tested? Don’t worry; you’re not alone! The group, with special guest Carol Kuykendall, share their own personal trials of faith and how God came through each and every time.

How those tough seasons in our lives give us a greater compassion for others

Nothing deepens your relationship with the Lord like having Him walk through a difficult situation with you. Perhaps you’re going through a tough time right now. The group shares how they've grown closer to God through the trials in their lives.

How God may use our trials to teach other people important lessons as well

Painful circumstances or difficult seasons in our lives can teach us valuable lessons we otherwise wouldn’t have known. A fresh perspective on God’s plans.

Find Life Application For Today In The Ancient Parable Of The Prodigal Son

When life is going well, we tend to forget God’s been with us every step of the way. And unfortunately, it often takes a major loss to get our attention.

Discover The Meaning Of “a Crisis Of Faith”

Whether you grew up in a Christian home or not, we all come to a point when we accept God’s truth, or reject Him. Is there something challenging your trust in God right now?

A Closer Look At Those Who Suffered For Following God And The Hope That Helped Them Endure

The four-hundred years between the Old and New Testaments were fraught with persecution and anguish for the followers of God.

Uncover The Background Of The Religious Leaders Of Jesus’ Day To Gain Life Lessons For Today

Not understanding the cultural context of the Bible can lead us to misinterpreting the Scriptures.